FIME streamlines terminal certification process

by PaymentsJournal 0

New FIME tool qualified by EMVCo forLevel 1

Terminal Contact Protocol Testing

May30, 2017 – FIME, the leading payments consultancy,has completed its EMV® Level 1testing portfolio with the launch of EMVeriPOS. The new toolensures that the communication between payment terminals and contact EMV chipcards is in line with EMVCo’s Level 1Contact Protocol Specifications. This enables terminal and mobile point-of-sale(mPOS) vendors in any market around the world to increase efficiency and reducecosts by validating their solution in advance of formal certification.

Developed inpartnership with KEOLABS, EMVeriPOS features the latest hardware and FIME’senhanced software interface to quickly and easily identify and resolveinteroperability issues. It complements FIME’s existing EMVeriCard tool,laboratory services and workshops to provide vendors with a complete Level 1 contact testing offer.

“Vendorsneed to bring their products to market quickly and successfully to remaincompetitive,” comments Guillaume Labendzki, Vice President Marketing at FIME.“Whether it’s EMV migration or new product development, it is important thatproducts do not fail at the final certification. The scope of our EMV Level 1test tools and services can’t be found elsewhere and gives vendors everythingthey need to achieve compliance in one-stop. This is why we are theimplementation partner of choice for EMV projects around the world.”

FIME is accredited by the majorinternational and domestic payment brands and offers a full range of training,expertise, testing and technical support services for contact and contactlessEMV projects. To find out more about how FIME can support your projects,contact your local office.